The Natural Splendour of Peru and its Neighbours

Cultural, historic, and architectural wonders aside, Peru’s natural world is one of the most dramatic on the planet.

Our New Ship’s First Sailing!

The MS Monarch Empress took her first sail test Wednesday, 17 February, around a Dutch shipyard, where builders have been hard at work crafting Gate 1 Travel’s first cruise vessel.

Food & Wine of Greece

Greece is no stranger to delicious cuisine. In fact, in 320 B.C. it was a Greek, Archestratos, who wrote the first recorded cookbook.

India Highlights and Travel Tips

Why do you so often hear it called “Incredible India”? Simple, it’s truly a remarkable place!

Four Reasons Why Africa Will Catch You By Surprise

When it comes to Bucket List destinations, it doesn’t come much bigger than Africa.

Rising Above the Clouds: Nepal’s Hidden Story

The great author, humourist and adventurer Mark Twain once wrote, “If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you’re mis-informed.”

Discovering the Ancient Mysteries of Peru

As far as best travel experiences go, there are few that top Machu Picchu.

Monarch Empress: Under Construction!

We are excited that construction of the brand new MS Monarch Empress is proceeding right on schedule.